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Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>The Government is staring at a defeat on the EU Withdrawal Bill as Tory rebels …

Why Did a Student in Montreal Get Arrested for an Instagram Post?

Taking a photo of anti-police graffitti can get you arrested.<p><i>The infringing artwork. Found via Statigram.</i><p>On Wednesday night, news broke that a 20-year-old “supporter of the student movement”, Jennifer Pawluck was arrested in Montreal for posting a picture to Instagram that she took of a graffiti …

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Distrust of Harper government grows over First Nations funding rules

First Nations are pushing back at the Harper government over strings they say have been unfairly attached to their federal funding.<p>Chiefs contend Ottawa crafted the 2013-2014 funding agreement without consultation and that a specific clause forces them to abide by existing and future legislation – …

Mi’kmaq chiefs voice opposition to discharge of fracking wastewater

The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi'kmaq Chiefs is speaking out against a recent decision by the County of Colchester to discharge fracking wastewater into the municipal sewer system.<p>The municipality granted approval last week for Atlantic Industrial Services to release 4.5 million litres of fracking …

The Democrats supporting Keystone are the most vulnerable in 2014

<i>Politics Insider delivers premium analysis and access to Canada's policymakers and politicians. Visit the</i> Politics Insider homepage <i>for insight available only to subscribers.</i><p>Growing support for the Keystone pipeline among Senate Democrats – 17 now back the controversial project to funnel Canadian …

Arkansas pipeline leak fires up Keystone opponents

As clean-up crews scraped up the gooey Alberta heavy crude that fouled a small Arkansas town after a pipeline rupture, anti-Keystone XL groups said the spill underscores the dangers posed by the controversial project to get Canadian oil to refineries on the Texas coast.<p>"This latest toxic mess is …

AG says Mass. towns cannot bar marijuana centers

BOSTON — Massachusetts towns cannot bar medical marijuana treatment centers from being established within their borders, but they can impose zoning …

Malverne PD: Marijuana-Filled Package Left on Resident's Stoop

A weekly rundown of arrests and case reports from the Malverne Police Department.<p>The following information was supplied by the Malverne Police …

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Can a tax on marijuana help Colorado and Washington state budgets?

Is momentum growing to tax marijuana in Colorado and Washington, where voters in November legalized recreational use of the drug? NBC Latino contributor Raul Reyes discusses.